2014 Barry M. Moriarty Graduate
Papers due by March 1st, 2014
The Southern Regional Science Association (SRSA)
awards an annual cash prize of $1,000 to the student submitting the best
paper in Regional Science. Papers on any regional science topic may be entered into the competition. Papers should represent original research. Maps,
illustrations and other audio-visual materials should be designed or
constructed by the author.
The following qualifications apply:
The student must be enrolled full-time at an
accredited academic institution for some or all of the year following
March 2014. The graduate student must still be enrolled at the time his or her paper is submitted;
The student must be the sole author and must be sponsored by a member of
The winning student must present the paper at a
session of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the SRSA, March 27-29, 2014, in
San Antonio, TX, using the award to defray costs of attending.
Papers should be double-spaced, no more than 25 pages
in length, and written in the style of the SRSA’s Review of Regional Studies.
A cover page should include the paper's title and abstract and, for
both the author and the sponsor, full names, addresses, telephone
numbers, and e-mail addresses.
A copy of the paper must be submitted via e-mail to Randy Jackson (firstname.lastname@example.org) 2014 Graduate Paper Honors Chair.
for submission: March 1, 2014. If you need an extension of a
few days past this deadline, contact Dr. Jackson to see if he can
Recipients of the Moriarty Award:
- Annie Walker,
West Virginia University, 2013
- Christa Jensen,
West Virginia University, 2012
- Carlianne Patrick, The Ohio State
- Juan Sebastian Leguizamon, West Virginia University, 2010
Brian Piper, University of Oklahoma, 2009
Johnathan Munn, University of South Carolina, 2008
Robert Dunn, West Virginia University , 2007
- Diehang Zheng, University
of Southern California, 2006
Lei Ding, George Mason University, 2005
- Guang Yang, George Mason University, 2004
- Up Lim, University of Texas at Austin, 2003
- Kyojun Koo, University of North Carolina at Chapel
- Qingshu Xie , George Mason
- Garen Evans, Texas A&M University, 2000
- Robert Greenbaum, Ohio State University, 1999
- Mark L.
Burkey, Duke University, 1998
- Ben P.
Cecil, University of Western Ontario, 1997